Facts about UNVDA:

Present Funding Sources:

 

As of now, UNVDA relies mainly on government subventions and internally generated funds to sponsor its activities. Our main internal  funding sources  include the hiring out of equipment and the sales of clean rice and rice-processing by-products.

 

Prospective Funding Sources:

 

One of the main strategies for the revival of the activities of UNVDA is the building of sustainable partnership with non governmental organizations and funding institutions. Possible areas that may be of interest to external funders and other actors include:

natural resources management;

irrigation water management, including the  construction and maintenance of irrigation and drainage infrastructure;

the construction and maintenance of farm-to-market roads;

seed multiplication and

support to farmers’ organizations.